Integrate Firefox’s Downloads with the Firefox Launcher Icon on Ubuntu 11.04 Unity Sidebar

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By Akemi Iwaya on May 10th, 2011

Are you looking for an easy way to integrate Firefox’s downloads with the Launcher Icon on the Unity Sidebar? Then you will definitely want to have a look at the UnityFox Extension. UnityFox adds a download progress bar and active downloads counter badge to the Firefox Launcher Icon for easy monitoring.

You can see the modification to the Launcher Icon and our Firefox Downloads Window together above for comparison. If you love monitoring your downloads but want the screen clear, then this is the extension for you.

Note: Installing the extension does not require a browser restart!

Download the UnityFox Extension [via Web Upd8]


You can download the wallpaper shown in the screenshot above here:

Cassie Lockheart [DesktopNexus]

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 05/10/11
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